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MEMC Electronic Materials' CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

MEMC Electronic Materials (WFR)

Q4 2011 Earnings Call

February 15, 2012 5:30 pm ET

Executives

Christopher Chaney -

Ahmad R. Chatila - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Mark J. Murphy - Chief Financial officer, Principal Accounting officer and Senior Vice President

Analysts

Krish Sankar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Timothy M. Arcuri - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Stephen Chin - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

Min Xu - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Jesse Pichel - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Satya Kumar - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Vishal Shah - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Christopher Blansett - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Hari Chandra Polavarapu - Auriga USA LLC, Research Division

Sanjay Shrestha - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division

Unknown Analyst

Mahesh Sanganeria - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

Vasanth N. Mohan - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Mehdi Hosseini - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's call is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Director of Investor Relations, Chris Chaney. Please go ahead.

Christopher Chaney

Thank you, and good afternoon. Thanks for joining the MEMC Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. I am Chris Chaney, Director of Investor Relations. With me today are Ahmad Chatila, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Mark Murphy, Chief Financial Officer.

After my remarks, Ahmad will provide an overview of the significant events and commentary on the company's fourth quarter performance, and Mark will then review the financial results. Mark's discussion will reference slides that we have made available in the Investor Relations section of our website at www.memc.com.

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